169th Infantry Regiment NY Volunteers
American Civil War 1861-1865


Surnames Beginning with L

Steven M. Wiezbicki is writing a history of the 169th Infantry Regiment New York State Volunteers and their service during the American Civil War of 1861-1865. Steven has kindly contributed to this GenWeb site the following information from the complete Register of the 169th. It lists both officers and enlisted men and is the most detailed version of the 169th available on this Rensselaer County GenWeb site. For information about his history of this regiment, you may contact Steven by e-mail at smw700@hotmail.com.

LA DUKE, LEWIS. - Age, 39 years. Enlisted, September 2, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; discharged, July 7, 1865, at Lovell Hospital, Portsmouth Grove, R. I.

LA FOUNTAIN, LEWIS. - Age, 35 years. Enlisted, September 3, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LAKE, JOSEPH. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. E, July 25, 1864; absent, detained at draft depot at muster-out of company.

LALA and LALY, see Lollar.

LANZE, HENRY. - Age, 37 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Poestenkill, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 25, 1862; deserted, July 6, 1863, at White House, Va.

LA PENNAUT, see Suprenent.

LAPPRARY, DUNCAN. - Age, 43 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862, at Fort Ann, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. F, October 6, 1862; returned to ranks, no date; discharged for disability, November 10, 1863, at Folly Island, S. C.; also borne as Lapprarie.

LAPPRARY, FRANK. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862, at Fort Ann, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C., as Laprarie; also borne as Lapprarie.

LAPPRARY, JOHN. - Age, 20 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862, at Fort Ann, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; captured, no date; died, November 11, 1864, at Salisbury, N. C.; also borne as Lapprarie and Laprarie.

LARKIN, CHARLES. - Age, 22 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Sand Lake, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, October 6, 1862: mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LARKIN, SAMUEL. - Age, 31 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862, at Sand Lake, to serve three years; mustered out, June 29, 1865, at hospital, Smithville, N. C., as Larkins.

LASHER, CHARLES. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 11, 1862, at Nassau, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 25, 1862; promoted corporal, no date; returned to ranks, March 16, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LASHER, FRANK. - Age, 27 years. Enlisted, at Lockport, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. H, March 13, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LAVAKE, see Levake.

LAVERY, JOHN. - Age, 28 years. Enlisted, August 31, 1864, at Queensbury, to serve one year; mustered in as private, Co. B, September 1, 1864; absent at depot of recruits at New York, at muster-out of company.

LAVINE, ADOLPHUS. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 23, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal and returned to ranks, no dates; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LAW, THOMAS T. - Age, 31 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. D, February 17, 1864; discharged, April 11, 1865, at hospital, Readville, Miss.

LAWLEY, WILLIAM. - Age, 42 years. Enlisted, September 12, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, October 6, 1862; promoted, corporal, no date; discharged, June 12, 1865, at Balfour Hospital, Portsmouth, Va.

LAWRENCE, SAMUEL. - Age, 42 years. Enlisted, December 17, 1863, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, December 18, 1863; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LEACH, EDWARD. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Lockport, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. C, March 13, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LEACH, JOHN. - Age, 25 years. Enlisted, March 12, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, April; 22, 1864; absent in hospital, since May 10, 1864, and at muster-out of company; also borne as Leech.

LEAHY, JOHN. - Private, Co. H, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. H, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LEAK, HEWLIT. - Age, 20 years. Enlisted, August 4, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, October 6, 1862; promoted, corporal, October 31, 1864; mustered out, July 8, 1865, at hospital, Fort Monroe, Va.; also borne as Hewlett Leake.

LEARY, DENIS. - Age, 43 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Kingsbury, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, October 6, 1862; killed in action, January 16, 1865, at Fort Fisher, N. C.

LEARY, JEREMIAH. - Private, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. I, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LEDDY, WILLIAM - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, March 11, 1865, at Elmira, to serve one year; mustered in as private, Co. B, March 22, 1865; mustered out, July 28, 1865, at Elmira, N. Y.; also borne as Leddie.

LEE, CHARLES. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, October 6, 1862; transferred to Co. B, February 20, 1863; promoted corporal and returned to ranks, no dates; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LEECH, see Leach.

LEES, GEORGE. - Private, Co. K, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. E, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LEFFINGWELL, HENRY. - Age, 14 years. Enlisted, August 27, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as musician, Co. G, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C., as Henry R. Leffingwell.

LEFFINGWELL, ROBERT B. - Age, 44 years. Enlisted February 13, 1864, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, February 18, 1862; wounded, no date; died of his wounds, July 14, 1864.

LEMON, see Lennon.

LENATH, JOSEPH. - Age, 35 years. Enlisted, August 19, 1862, at Kingsbury, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, October 6, 1862; wounded, no date; died of his wounds, May 18, 1864, at field hospital, Va.; also borne as Lennoth and Leonard.

LENNON, EDWARD. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted, January 19, 1865, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, January 21, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LENNON, JOHN. - Age, 35 years. Enlisted, August 22, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 25, 1862; mustered out, July 11, 1865, at Lovell Hospital, Portsmouth Grove, R. I.

LENNON, THOMAS. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted August 9, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 25, 1862; mustered out with company, July, 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C., as Lemon.

LEONARD, see Lenath.

LEROY, JERAH. - Age, 37 years. Enlisted in Twenty-Second Congressional District, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. F, March 7, 1863; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LESTER, JAMES. - Age, 43 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Stephentown, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LESTER, FELIX. - Age, 43 years. Enlisted, September 10, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. B, October 6, 1862; discharged for disability, April 7, 1863, at Washington, D. C.

LESTER, GEORGE. - Age, 35 years. Enlisted, September 3, 1862, at Pittstown, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, October 6, 1862; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LEWIS, JR., ADANSON. - Age, 40 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Easton, to serve three years; mustered, in as private, Co. C, October 6, 1862; wounded, no date; died of his wounds, June 8, 1864.

LEWIS, GEORGE H. - Age, 32 years. Enlisted, September 6, 1862, at Easton, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, October 6, 1862; discharged for disability, February 11, 1865.

LEVAKE, ANTHONY B. - Age, 40 years. Enlisted, August 21, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. I, October 6, 1862; discharged for disability, March 16, 1863, at hospital, Washington, D. C.; also borne as Lavake.

LEZOTT, JAMES. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. I, August 16, 1864; discharged, June 10, 1865, at hospital, Raleigh, N. C.

LIDDLE, SAMUEL. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 22, 1862, at Kingsbury, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, October 6, 1862; deserted, October 15, 1862, at New Dorp, N. Y.

LILLEY, WILLIAM. - Age, 19 years. Enlisted at New York city, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co, I, November 18, 1864; deserted, April 14, 1865, near Bentonville, N. C.

LINLEY, JOHN. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted at New York city, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. I, August 21, 1864; absent, at depot for recruits at Hart's Island, New York Harbor, at muster-out of company.

LITTLE, SIDNEY. - Age, 27 years. Enlisted at Lockport, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. H, March 13, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LOCKNER, HENRY. - Private Co. C, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. C, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C., as Lockren.

LOCKREN, WILLIAM. - Private, Co. C, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. C, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LOCKTON, PERRY. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted, September 1, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. B, October 6, 1862; deserted, October 7, 1862, at New Dorp, N. Y.

LOLLAR, JOHN. - Age, 37 years. Enlisted at New York city, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. I, October 5, 1864; discharged, July 7, 1865, at Lovell Hospital, Portsmouth Grove, R. I.; also borne as Lala and Lally.

LOMBARD, DANIEL. - Age, 17 years. Enlisted at Rochester, to serve two years, and mustered in as private, Co. F, March 6, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LOOP, SIDNEY. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 13, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 25, 1862; discharged for disability, February 6, 1865, at hospital, Troy, N. Y.

LOTCH, FRANK. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered in as musician, unassigned, August 9, 1864; no further record.

LOTT, HERBERT L. - Age, 24 years. Enlisted, December 30, 1863, at Grafton, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, January 29, 1864; absent, sick in hospital, at Troy, N. Y., since June 1, 1864, and at muster-out of company.

LOVELESS, JOEL. - Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 13, 1862, at Fort Edward, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, September 25, 1862; transferred to Co. E, October 27, 1862; discharged for disability, May 7, 1863, at hospital, Washington, D. C.

LOVETT, WILLIAM. - Age, 23 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. D, March 6, 1864; absent, detached at New York Harbor, since August 1, 1864, and at muster-out of company.

LOWELL, ERASTUS B. - Age, 40 years. Enlisted, September 4, 1862, at Whitehall, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, October 6, 1862; discharged for disability, August 18, 1863, at Turner's Lane Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa.; also borne as Erastus V. Lowell.

LOWN, ABNER. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Troy, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. K, August 1, 1864; mustered out with detachment, May 30, 1865, at New Berne, N. C.

LUCKEY, HENRY. - Private, Co. I, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. I, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LUNDRIGAN, DENNIS. - Private, Co. H, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. H, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LUNDY, GEORGE W. - Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, October 6, 1862; promoted corporal, March 20, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LUNN, HIRAM. - Private, Co. D, One Hundred and Forty-second Infantry; transferred to Co. E, this regiment, June 7, 1865; mustered out with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C.

LYON, WILLIAM H. - Age, 28 years. Enrolled, August 20, 1862, at Albany, to serve three years; mustered in as second lieutenant, Co. H, October 6, 1862; as first lieutenant, April 6, 1863; as captain, May 10, 1864; discharged, August.16, 1864. Commissioned second lieutenant, November 10, 1862, with rank from September 20, 1862, original; first lieutenant, March 23, 1863 with rank from February 22, 1863, vice W. Hartshorn resigned; captain, May 10, 1864, with rank from February 12, 1864, vice W. H. Wickes dismissed.



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